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Engineer Software Developer

Linwood, New Jersey, 08221, United States
June 15, 2019

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James A. Landau

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Linwood NJ ****1

609-***-**** (home) 609-***-**** (cell)

U.S. Citizen Security Clearance: PUBLIC TRUST


Seasoned systems professional with 25+ years as a Test Engineer, plus 15 years as a Programmer


MS, National Technological University 1989 Major: Computer Engineering

BS, Michigan State University 1969 Major: Mathematics


-25 years experience testing air traffic control systems

-15 years experience as a software developer with 6 years experience as manager of all software development and operation in a war-gaming office

-Ability to manage and prioritize multiple tasks

-Skilled at spotting problems in computer outputs and in debugging software code


ATEC Test Engineer April-July 2017

Testing the NAS Information Display System/Information Display System Replacement (NIDS/IDSR)

Cognizant Technology Solutions Learning Development June 2014 – May 2016

Wrote training materials for employee training courses and assisted with on-line training courses

Northrop-Grumman Information Systems Test Engineer November 2005 – August 2010

Testing the Traffic Flow Management System and Enhanced Traffic Management System:

-Analyzed test results, including writing data analysis programs in C and BASIC.

-Designed and wrote user-specific test procedures and test inputs.

-Witnessed formal Test and Evaluation events and wrote reports

-Reviewed vendor’s test procedures for accuracy, completeness, and reasonableness.

BCI, Inc. Systems Engineer January 1996 – December 2003

Testing the Host Data Link (CPDLC) project:

-Developed an interactive aircraft simulator (3,000 source lines of code) in C and MOTIF.

-Designed and wrote test procedures and test date scripts


GST, Inc. Systems Engineer June 1994 – December 1995

-Provided all computer support for the Positive Passenger Baggage Match program.

-Wrote proposals for FAA contract work.

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Diversified International Sciences Corporation Systems Engineer March 1992 -Feb 1994 Performed maintenance programming in JOVIAL and BAL

Stanford Telecommunications, Inc. System Engineer January 1985 - March 1992

Tested ODAPS and other FAA systems

Atlantic-Cape Community College Tutor September 2013 – May 2014

Tutored students in math, chemistry, physics, computer science and English

Richard Stockton College of New Jersey Adjunct Faculty September 1989 – April 1999

Taught Microsoft OFFICE, statistics, calculus, computer graphics, and operations research

H&R Block Hammonton NJ January - March 2012

Prepared Federal and New Jersey tax returns

Banker’s Life Egg Harbor Township NJ July - October 2012

Sold Life and Medical insurance policies

Staples Absecon NJ March - November 2005

Sales associate in Business Machines

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Operations Research Analyst June 1982 – December 1984

-Wrote software specifications for the Corp's RFP for new mainframes.

-Studies of computer usage and office automation in the Corps.

U.S. Army Materiel Command November 1969 – May 1982

Operations Research Analyst, Programmer

-For 6 years was in charge of all computer support for a war-gaming office.

-Developed over 10,000 lines of COBOL and FORTRAN code for war-gaming; also designed and coded systems for cost analysis, personnel, and administrative support.

Pequod Press January 2000 – present

Continuity editor and proof-reader on Pequod’s Kalvan series



MVS, JCL, VM, NAS Monitor on IBM mainframes

Languages: C, C++, Javascript, BASIC, COBOL, FORTRAN, SQL, REXX,


Office Software: Microsoft WORD, EXCEL, POWERPOINT, ACCESS

Macintosh MacDraw and similar graphics software

Mathematics: Calculus, Numerical Analysis, Statistics

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